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1969: Ronald J Chaidez served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Venezuela in I ived in Valencia and worked all over the Country beginning in 1969
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Ronald J Chaidez can be contacted at rjchaidez2002ayahoodcom
Country of Service: Venezuela
Training Group: 1 Hospital Assistance rogram
Cities you served in: I ived in Valencia and worked all over the Country
Arrival Year: 1969
Departure Year: 1972
Trained an worked with the Health Department.. Helping train indivials on maintance and starting-procedures related to medical falicities.. Taught courses on hospital maintenace to Venezuelan Engineers at the University of Carbobo located in City of Valenica .
1 of the 1st families recuited by the Peace Corps.
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work Description:
Start a housing program with Costa Rica goverment..
Had been at 1 time considered for Peace Corps Country Director.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
I´ve been wroking with F.E.M.A and at present Home Land Security since 1978...
I also have a private consulating firm.. Mechanical issues, plumbing, heating and problem solving...
I travel all over the U.S.
I have a house in the Domininca Republic.. Semi retired but seam to work days on ends..
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
I would be interested in assisting in Programs that involve Diaster Assitance planning.. Training in the various areas of Construction...
I would be interested in all of above related to the Domininca as I do have my home here..
Originally posted: April 5, 2008
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1969; Peace Corps Venezuela; Directory of Venezuela RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Venezuela RPCVs
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